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    Samsung faces potential class action in US over Note 7

    Reuters | Updated at 12:30pm on October 19, 2016

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's (005930.KS) US unit is facing a proposed class action lawsuit from three Galaxy Note 7 customers, according to...

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    British inflation surges as weak pound starts to bite

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:20pm on October 18, 2016

    British annual inflation surged to a near two-year high of 1.0 per cent in September, official data showed Tuesday, as a tumbling pound raised prices of imported goods and attracted tourists...

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    Stocks turn positive as investors focus on earning reports

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on October 18, 2016

    Dhaka stocks returned to positive on Tuesday after decline in the previous trading session as energy shares regained investors’ attention along with bank shares ahead of corporate declarations...

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    DSE invites EoI from foreign, local orgs

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:15pm on October 18, 2016

    Demutualised Dhaka Stock Exchange has invited foreign and local entities to purchase 25 per cent share of the bourse under the Demutualisation Act 2013...

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    Next budget to have plan on taking loan from forex reserve: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on October 18, 2016

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Tuesday said that the government would announce a plan in the fiscal budget for 2017-18 on how to invest the country’s foreign exchange reserve in implementing its development projects...

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    BTRC clears Robi-Airtel merger way

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on October 18, 2016

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Tuesday cleared the way for merger of two mobile phone operators, Robi and Airtel, by approving the voluntary retirement scheme and fee payment method...

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    Netflix shares soar as video service posts jump in subscribers

    BBC | Updated at 03:06pm on October 18, 2016

    Netflix has shaken off growth worries with new subscriber numbers that beat estimates and sent its...

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    Dhaka stocks fall on profit booking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:22pm on October 17, 2016

    Dhaka stocks declined on Monday mainly due to investors’ profit booking share sales, especially those of energy, cement, engineering and pharmaceutical shares...

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    UK consumers most upbeat in five years, but not in pro-EU London

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:40pm on October 17, 2016

    British consumers were their most confident in five years in September, a survey showed on Monday, but the upbeat mood was not shared in London where most voters opposed leaving the European Union in June’s Brexit referendum, reports Reuters...

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    Regulators to expedite legal process against DMCBL’s illegal banking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on October 17, 2016

    Six financial market regulators on Monday took decision to expedite legal process against ‘illegal’ banking of Dhaka Mercantile Cooperative Bank Ltd as they were yet to take any effective measures against the organisation due to writ petitions filed by the DMCBL with the High Court...